ERIC Number: ED168145
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1978
Reference Count: 0
Central Control and Automation Systems: A Management and Procurement Handbook. Second Edition.
Association of Physical Plant Administrators of Universities and Colleges, Washington, DC.
It is presumed that those reading this book presently own and operate a central control and monitoring system (CCMS) or plan to implement one in the near future. One objective of this workbook is to present useful knowledge from case histories of members of the Association of Physical Plant Administrators of Universities and Colleges as well as current information about the state of the art and of a rapidly changing, technology-oriented industry. Chapters cover justification for a CCMS, basic designs and considerations, planning and economic analyses, equipment selection, procurement practices and improvements, installation, personnel and training, operation and maintenence, maintenence and troubleshooting, and adapting systems to energy management. (Author/IRT)
Descriptors: Centralization, Cost Effectiveness, Educational Facilities, Educational Research, Electronic Control, Electronic Equipment, Energy Conservation, Equipment Maintenance, Evaluation Methods, Facility Guidelines, Facility Planning, Glossaries, Higher Education, Purchasing
Association of Physical Plant Administrators of Universities and Colleges, Eleven Dupont Circle, Suite 250, Washington, D.C. 20036 ($15.00 prepaid)
Publication Type: Books; Guides - General
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Association of Physical Plant Administrators of Universities and Colleges, Washington, DC.
Identifiers: Central Control and Monitoring Systems